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Sr Tax Analyst



Collierville, TN, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024


Review, analyze, classify, ensure completion and compliance of the corporation’s tax obligations in accordance with state, federal and international laws leveraging specific tax knowledge and technological advances.

Essential Functions

  • Review, analyze and determine application of city/county/state/federal and international tax regulations to ensure company compliance with governmental tax regulations. Preparation and analysis of separate/combined/consolidated tax returns, tax provisions, estimated tax payments, cash tax forecasts, and extensions. Create detailed documentation to support tax filings
  • Gather, analyze and interpret data to form conclusions regarding statutory incentive tax credit opportunities.

Review and maintain point of sales tax system including, but not limited to determining and updating custom tax rates.

  • Designs and implement tax process improvements to streamline and rationalize manually intensive tax processes by utilizing integrated financial, operational, and information systems.
  • Be aware of and assist when needed with adherence to department policies regarding managing, updating, and ensuring tax work is in compliance with required SOX control objectives. Assist with preparation of tax footnotes including consolidated schedules that go into the footnote.
  • Execute tax protocols in accordance with governmental regulations including but not limited to the Internal Revenue Service, state, and local jurisdictions. Create detailed research documentation supporting tax planning/compliance conclusions
  • Analyzes and interprets tax regulations for tax impact for the company.

Evaluates tax information and develops conclusions for various tax special projects. Communicates tax impact to management

  • Represent the company in Tax Audits including federal/state/local and international tax issues. Gather, analyze, and interpret information to complete Information Document Requests for federal/state/local and international tax audits. Prepare memorandums documenting tax conclusions and communicate to management
  • Review and evaluate tax legislation and legislative changes. Interpret tax legislation to ensure appropriate application for tax reporting purposes.
  • Create detailed documentation/calculations supporting tax impact of legislative changes
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Education

Bachelor's Degree business, finance, or related discipline.

Minimum Experience

Four (4) years directly related experience within a tax/financial field.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Excellent analytical skills. Superior demonstrated skills with current technology tools/advances and other database/analytical tools.

Proven interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.

Job Conditions

None Required

Preferred Qualifications: Tax Engine experience (such as Vertex, Taxware , Avalara or similar) preferred. Experience in implementation, maintenance, and documentation of tax integrations with ERPs such as Oracle Cloud Financials and point of sale selling applications preferred. Experience with data analytics tools (Alteryx, Power BI, Power Query or similar) preferred.

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Additional Details: Relocation assistance is available for this position.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Reasonable accommodations are available for qualified individuals with disabilities throughout the application process. Applicants who require reasonable accommodations in the application or hiring process should contact recruitmentsupport@fedex.com.

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